Exeter University biologists have used a combination of digital video technology, tagging and DVA fingerprinting, to uncover the behaviour of crickets in their natural environment.
Climate SouthWest which aims to help the South West prepare for climate change is holding events throughout the South West for its annual Adapting to Climate Change week from June 7-11.
Mid Devon District Council has agreed to be the ‘home authority’ for Crediton-based food business, Peck and Strong
Devon and Cornwall Police cuts, Plymouth Labour MP Alison Seabeck on the Labour leadership, cider news, three schools modernisation plans threatened, a World Cup song is written in Lympstone, Exmouth and the Marine Conservation Society, new Devon County Council chair
The Plymouth Life Centre gets £200,000 from England Netball, Positively Plymouth is the new brand for the city, Exeter City FC’s ground gets new playing surface, Exeter’s Alcoa Howmet is to lose 195 staff, TOR2 takes over services from Torbay Council, absence and truancy rates, threat to Buckfast tonic wine, 1976, and trade union membership
Devon is a welcome return home for Arctice adventurer Ann Daniels who has been battling sub-zero temperatures for an enviromental survey
Mount Edgecumbe is hosting the Childhood Toy Collection including a bull-nose MG pedal car from the 1920s as well as child pedal motorbike from the 30s and a model French sand yacht. A large collection of dolls and dolls prams will also be on display.